Insects That Light Up?

Answer Two types of insects light up: those commonly referred to as fireflies and lightning beetles. Fireflies and lightning beetles are found primarily in humid parts of the world and have evolved light ... Read More »

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Which has the greatest energy, a photon of infrared light, visible light or ultraviolet light?

Einstein's equation for the photoelectric effect, E = hf (where E is energy of a photon, h represents Planck's constant and f is the photon's frequency), indicates that the energy of a photon is di... Read More »

How to Get Rid of Insects in My Car?

Depending on your location, various types on insects can find their way into your car. Hot weather drives spiders into cars and homes to escape the heat. A single flea from your neighbor's dog can ... Read More »

Elm Insects?

Many gardeners grow elm trees as ornamental yard additions, and people also use the trees for their wood. They tolerate a wide range of soils and varying environmental conditions, but they also, un... Read More »

Insects That Eat Wasps?

There are about 75,000 species of wasps, of which almost all are parasitic. Those that are not parasitic build nests, both predatory asocial wasps and social wasps. They are important for the balan... Read More »